Patch new wormable vulnerabilities in Remote Desktop Services (CVE-2019-1181/1182)
Simon Pope - Microsoft Security Response Center
Security researchers attending the annual Black Hat hacker convention in Las Vegas have managed to bypass the iPhone FaceID user authentication in just 120 seconds.
Davey Winder - Forbes
Millions of shiny new Android smartphones are being purchased with dangerous malware factory-installed, according to Google's own security research team.
Zak Doffman - Forbes
A hacker gained access to around 100 million Capital One customer accounts and credit card applications this spring, according to the credit card giant, giving consumers yet another reason to lock down their credit.
Allen St. John - Consumer Reports
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards declared a statewide emergency Wednesday following a series of cyberattacks that have disabled computer systems in three school districts in the northern part of the state.
Benjamin Freed - StateScoop
Facebook Inc said on Friday that hackers had discovered a security flaw that had allowed them to take over up to 50 million user accounts...
Munsif Vengattil, Arjun Panchadar, & Paresh Dave - Reuters
Instagram Hacked: Hundreds of User Accounts Hijacked
Jason Murdock - Newsweek
The FBI is reportedly quietly warning banks of a potential large-scale hacking scheme that could hit their ATMs
Gina Heeb - Business Insider
Chinese shipping giant COSCO is said to have suffered a major ransomware-related outage affecting its Americas operations, although so far seems to be trying to minimize the potential news fall-out.
Phil Muncaster - Infosecurity Magazine
The potential damages a company can suffer from malicious insiders became a harsh reality for Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who expressed his disappointment at learning he had a saboteur within the Tesla ranks.
Kacy Zurkus - Info Security Group
California passes strictest online privacy law in the country
Heather Kelly - cnn.com
When it comes to updating a password for an old online account, many people may simply opt to modify their old one with a slight change of spelling or the inclusion of a new set of numbers on the end.
Sabrina Barr - Independent
Researchers have demonstrated that the Z-Wave wireless communications protocol, which is used by more than 100 million Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices, is vulnerable to security downgrade attacks.
Eduard Kovacs - securityweek.com
Cybersecurity experts say a recently discovered website flaw could have allowed virtually anyone to access real-time location data for millions of Americans' cell phones.
Jackie Wattles - cnn.com
The White House eliminated the top cybersecurity coordinator position even as Homeland Security warned that 'our cyber adversaries can now threaten the very fabric of our republic itself.'
Ms. Smith - csoonline.com
New research released by two security companies paints an unsettling picture for the health-care industry: Hackers are stepping up their attacks on hospitals and other health organizations that may be ill prepared to defend against the wave of malicious activity.
Derek Hawkins - Washington Post